Led by DSSC Spatial Research Intern, Emily Fuhrman, each session provides an informal and fun opportunity for the exploration of a web-based library or framework. Sessions will be loosely divided into three phases: background and setup, self-paced making, and sharing.
09/23, 1:00 – 3:00PM → Dynamic Mapping wit
This session focuses on Cartagen, a vector-based framework for rendering maps in HTML5.
09/30, 1:00 – 3:00PM → Simple Maps with ge
This session focuses on geojson.io, a simple, open-source editor for map data.
10/07, 1:00 – 3:00PM → WORKSHOP — Interactive maps with CARTO
This guided session explores CARTO, a unified web mapping and visualization engine.
10/14, 1:00 – 3:00PM → Interactive Mapping
This session focuses on Mapzen, an open, sustainable, and accessible mapping platform.
10/28, 1:00 – 3:00PM → Dynamic Mapping wit
This session focuses on OpenLayers, a high-performance library for rendering geographic information in web pages.
11/04, 1:00 – 3:00PM → WORKSHOP — Introduction to QGIS
This guided session explores QGIS, a free and open source geographic information system that offers powerful tools for data editing, viewing, and analysis.
11/11, 1:00 – 3:00PM → Generating Cartograms with CartoGrid
This session focuses on CartoGrid, a grid-based cartogram generator.
11/18, 1:00 – 3:00PM → Geospatial Analysis with Turf.js
This session focuses on Turf.js, a tool for in-browser geospatial analysis.
12/02, 1:00 – 3:00PM → WORKSHOP — D3.js
Hope to see you there!